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Dawg Gone Good BBQ

224 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601-2728
+1 706-613-9799
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“baked beans” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (26 reviews)
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11:00 - 19:00All hours
American, Barbecue
224 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601-2728
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Reviewed yesterday

We wanted to try some southern bbq our first time in the south as a family. It was delicious! My boys loved the Big Bite and the ribs! The owner was friendly and the service was great! From the outside looking in, the restaurant was...More

Thank Phone V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second visit and it was a great as I remembered. This is a great local BBQ place in the heart of downtown Athens - the mecca of Georgia Bulldawg Country. What I love about this place is it is quality BBQ -...More

Thank JeffBreedlove
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This place has THE BEST BBQ! Absolutely delicious cole slaw too. Looks like a great place to eat, but we have only had take out...about four times! Add their Dawg Gone Good crew and you are in for a great experience.

Thank e e
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We like to try out a new place every time we come to Athens. This place did not disappoint. The sides were good home cooking to accompany the tasty BBQ and other meat options.

Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is a "hole in the wall BBQ joint in downtown Athens. The BBQ and side dishes are great. The staff and ouner are friendly and make it a fun experience.

Thank Dan E
Reviewed 4 April 2017

There are seats inside as well as picnic tables outside. We got carryout to take to the hotel and some beer. The ribs were perfect, not over cooked like most. Great sauces and the sides were amazingly good. Try the cole slaw, really unique and...More

Thank Randy N
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Dawg Gone has the best ribs I've ever eaten. The green beans and mac-n-cheese were good too. Wear your rib eating shirt (I didn't) and dig in. You won't be sorry!

Thank Possum_Slayer
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This downtown location is nice, friendly, clean, and the food is good as home cooking. Love, love their cobblers!!

Thank achap2
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I had the rib plate (3 bones) and 2 sides (baked beans and collards). The ribs were meaty, not very much smoke and sauced. I give them a3.5. The baked beans were sweet with maybe a nutmeg flavor. Not a fan. The collards were outstanding....More

Thank Floridacat114
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We ate here at 1:30 AM. That's nice. An alternative to Waffle House after a long night of fun at the GA Theater. I had the pulled pork plate with greens and yams. Banana pudding is great. It's not fancy but it's perfect. There are...More

Thank beccabunny59
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
15:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601-2728
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-613-9799
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